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Read a sample of: Project Seven Alpha

#FREE sample of Project Seven Alpha; give it a read! First in the Aviators Series; novels seen from the cockpit set in the battles of WWII. leland

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Novelization of movie: Field of Lost Shoes, released!

Dave Kennedy has released the novelization of the movie Field of Lost Shoes. I read an advanced copy and really enjoyed it. Dave and I were in VX-30 together and put together the Discovery Documentary; Plane Crash. Give it a

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BOOK 4 COMPLETE!

I haven’t been writing articles for a while so I could devote my time to finishing: CODE NAME Infamy. The initial manuscript is with my publisher for edit. I hope to have it out in the next six weeks. I

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Amazon count down deals! Vengeance and Endgame for a deep discount!

The Amazon count down deal is on for Vengeance and Endgame, get a deeply discounted copy now. leland

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AMAZON Count-Down Deals: Project 7 Alpha, Vengeance and ENDGAME deeply discounted!

The award winning (MWSA 2012) Aviator Series (Project 7 Alpha, Vengeance, ENDGAME) E-books are deeply discounted this week! I was able to convince my publisher (Pen and Sword Books) to discount Project 7 Alpha to the lowest price it has

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Life Imitating Art (Captain John Testrake TWA Flight 847)

I wrote a post on Art Imitating Life last week. I wrote it after realizing that Big Flo’s conversion (the Boeing 727 from Discovery’s Plane Crash Documentary) to a restaurant was quite literally a page out of my first book,

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70 years ago; Japanese aircraft were airborne en-route to Pearl Harbor

A day that continues to live in infamy. As a Naval Aviator I rendered honors many times to the USS Arizona as the ship I was on entered or sortied from Pearl Harbor. For Navy personnel it will always be

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Project 7 Alpha back on Amazon best seller list!

Apparently the new Amazon Authors page works! It has put my first novel (Project Seven Alpha; American Airlines in Burma 1942) back on an Amazon BSL at number 81…for Myanmar. Didn’t even know one existed for Myanmar; but I’ll take

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A single-source site from Amazon

Amazon has put together a fantastic site for authors. It puts everything on a single page: All of my books (traditional+kindle), blog, twitter, youtube video, bio, everything in one place. Put it in your favorites: https://www.amazon.com/author/lelandshanle It is no wonder

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VENGEANCE goes VIRAL!

Okay, VIRAL might be a stretch. However, the VENGEANCE PROMO has surpassed 1,000 hits on youtube. I’m told that is a major milestone for a book promo. Check it out; it’s only 57 seconds.

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